Leisure, Jan 2003, 6.99
Autumn Thomas is stunned when she learns that she just inherited a ranch from her father, a person she thought died years ago. Deciding to learn more about her patriarchal roots and to see what was bequeathed to her, she and her fiancé journey to Sagebrush, Texas.
Sheriff Cord Randolph's quest is catch the Martin gang who killed his best friend. He feels euphoric when he arrests a gang member, Grace Thomas, as he feels he is finally on his way to achieving his life ambition. However, his gorgeous prisoner insists her name is Autumn not Grace. Cord and Autumn soon conclude that not only did she not know her father was alive all these years, but that she has a twin sister. As Cord and Autumn fall in love, she does everything she knows to keep her sibling out of jail while he attempts to ignore his heart so he can lock the outlaw sibling up.
Though mistaken identity caused by twins is an old theme, Bobbi Smith provides fans of western romances with a brisk, action packed tale. The fast–paced story line will hold the audience's attention from start to finish because the characters make the plot both believable and double the fun.
This report prepared by Harriet Klausner